Daemen College celebrated the Class of 2017 at undergraduate and graduate ceremonies held for the institution’s 66th annual commencement that took place on May 20 in Kleinhans Music Hall. “Graduates, this is a special day, and you have worked many long, hard hours to arrive at where you are today,” said Daemen President Gary A.… Read More »
Daemen College track and field star Mackenzie Donahue completed her final race as a Wildcat, running to a ninth-place finish in the 10,000-meter run competition at the NCAA Division II Outdoor Track and Field National Championship meet on May 25 at IMG Academy. Donahue posted a time of 35:55.69 in the race, finishing ninth overall. The… Read More »
President Gary A. Olson presented Daemen College alum and trustee, Catherine LePage-Campbell, with an engraved plaque recognizing her 20 years of attendance at Daemen’s annual Student Excellence Awards Ceremony, formerly called the “Baccalaureate Awards Ceremony,” at this year’s event, held on Friday, May 19. “Cathy Campbell is one of Daemen’s most dedicated and loyal alums,”… Read More »
Daemen College will host an information night for its newly launched applied behavior analysis master’s degree, the only New York State-approved ABA graduate program, and the new advanced certificate program. Prospective students may attend the event from 6:30 to 8 p.m. June 12 in Rosary Hall. The information night will include an overview of Daemen’s… Read More »
Daemen College will hold free exercise sessions this summer for individuals of all abilities and an online educational program for fitness trainers on modifying programs to be more inclusive for participants with disabilities. The exercise program, “Get Movin’,” will be held in one-hour sessions on Mondays and Wednesdays starting June 5 and will run through… Read More »
Lisa Schmidt, who earned a master’s degree in executive leadership and change from Daemen College, was honored with the Graduate of the Last Decade award at the 2016 Distinguished Alumni Awards ceremony. Schmidt is vice president/chief operating officer of core services at Buffalo General Medical Center, a part of the Kaleida Health system. During her… Read More »
At the start of every college basketball season, there’s literally thousands upon thousands of players who dream about taking their game to the professional level. While few get the opportunity to extend their careers, sending players to the professional ranks overseas has become somewhat normal over the last decade for the Daemen College men’s basketball… Read More »
Elizabeth Wright, dean and associate professor of education, has been appointed to serve as dean of the Daemen College Health and Human Services Division, effective June 1.